We met the supernatural Jesus at His baptism, the account of the trans-figuration, in the witness of others, in His healing and miracles and at His resurrection. We can only understand who Jesus really is from the perspective of the events after His death, resurrection and the continued revelations of the Holy Spirit. He is God come in the flesh as the only begotten Son of God.
1. Jesus’ words and God’s confirmation
Although Jesus did not make an explicit claim to say “I am God”, yet He claimed things for Himself that only God could claim (Mat. 16:17, John 2:16, 5:17, 6:27):